The best way to see Greenwich is with one of our experienced and knowledgeable tour guides.
Find out about the area’s royal heritage and maritime connections and hear about the Tudor monarchs who made Greenwich their home. Royalty has always had a special place in Greenwich and it still does – the borough became a Royal Borough in 2012.
Or you could ramble around some excellent Greenwich pubs, take a tour of the National Maritime Museum, or book a weekend away with guided tours included. You can even take a tour of the darker side of Greenwich with ghosts and phantoms thrown in.
Greenwich Heritage and Meridian Tours
The 12:00 noon tour includes all the highlights of the World Heritage Site. Starting with the famous tea clipper, the Cutty Sark, on to the site of King Henry VIII’s palace, now the Old Royal Naval College. The tour will then go past the Queen’s House and walk up through Greenwich Park to the Royal Observatory to cross the famous Greenwich Meridian line.
The 2:15pm tour includes all the highlights of the World Heritage Site. Starting with the famous tea clipper, the Cutty Sark, on to the site of King Henry VIII’s palace, now the Old Royal Naval College, including a visit to the Chapel. The tour will go on to the Queen’s House for a short introduction tour. The tour will cover Royal Observatory and the Greenwich Meridian line from the bottom of Greenwich Park.
Tours leave from: The Visitor Centre at the Old Royal Naval College (every day)
Tours leave at: 12:00 noon and 2:15pm
Telephone: (+44) 757 577 2298
Tours leave from The Sir Walter Raleigh statue outside the river-side entrance to the Visitor Centre at the Old Royal Naval College. Fin and informative walking tours with entertaining guides. Pub lunches are generally included as is admission to museums.
Telephone: (+44) 800 180 4565
* Tours must be booked in advance *
The Satisfaction Tour is a 2½ hour fascinating coach tour of Dartford – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards’ home town. Discover where Mick and Keith grew up and met before the formation of The Rolling Stones, the world’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll band.
Tours leave from Dartford Station (Saturdays & Sundays 12:30pm)
Cutty Sark and Emirates Air Line cable car, MBNA Thames Clippers river trip, plus pub lunch and guided tour of the Old Royal Naval College. Professionally guided tour with Talk Tourism.
Telephone: (+44) 20 3137 1109